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Xavius Scullark-Johnson dies in prison after being denied medical care

TwinCities.com - Olivia Scullark's 27-year-old son was less than three months from getting out of prison when the state "put him to death," she believes.

The St. Paul man had seizures in his Rush City cell and collapsed, lying in his own urine overnight. Minnesota Department of Corrections nurses and correctional officers did not provide medical care for eight hours and one nurse turned away an ambulance, according to claims in a federal lawsuit seeking more than $1 million, filed Monday, June 25. Xavius Scullark-Johnson died.  Read more.

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